2 held with touchstone idol in city

Sun Online Desk

10th February, 2021 01:04:23 printer

2 held with touchstone idol in city

The Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested two members of a smuggling ring along with a touchstone idol from Shah Ali area of the capital on Tuesday night.

The arrestees are identified as Mizanur Rahman alias Mizan, 40 and Shahidul Islam, 41.

Confirming the news, RAB-4 Assistant Director (media) ASP Ziaur Rahman, said acting on a tip- off, a team of law enforcers carried out an operation in the area and arrested them along with touchstone idol.

The rescued idol is weighting 34 kg and the price of the idol is estimated at Tk 18 crore, he said.

A case has been filed against the arrestees at Shah Ali police station on charges of smuggling, Ziaur Rahman added.